Admitted Student Checklist

Graduate Admitted Student Checklist

  1. Activate Your NetID and USF email address

    If you haven’t already, activate your NetID and USF email address (it will be used by all university offices for official communication).

  2. Verify Your Contact Information

    • Sign in to myUSF and navigate to OASIS (Online Access Student Information System)
    • Navigate to “Personal Information”
    • Verify that your address, telephone number and email addresses are current
    • Check your residency status to ensure you are charged the correct tuition rate

  3. Submit Your Visa Documents

    Submit all required documentation to USF International Services if you will be attending on a student visa (F-1 or J-1). These documents include but are not limited to: a copy of your passport, Affidavit of Financial Support, bank statements, etc.

  4. Explore Scholarships and Fellowships

    Check out additional scholarship opportunities offered by USF. Most applications have a deadline of February 1. Learn more about graduate fellowships at

  5. Register for Orientation

    The Office of Graduate Studies provides an optional orientation program to welcome and inform new students. Register to attend. Your department or college also may require you to attend a department or orientation session that they sponsor. Please consult your program for details. 

  6. Submit Your Medical History

    Download, complete and submit USF’s mandatory medical history form. Also, be sure to secure mandatory health insurance coverage and provide proof of this coverage by completing and submitting the insurance compliance form.

  7. Submit Final Academic Credentials

    Please submit official academic credentials (transcripts, diploma and external exam results) before or upon arrival at USF.

  8. Review Tuition and Fees

    Once you are registered for classes, check your tuition due (USF does not mail tuition bills).
    • Sign in to myUSF and navigate to OASIS (Online Access Student Information System)
    • Navigate to “Tuition and Fees”
    • Navigate to “View My Account Summary by Term”